Clinics and Services Provided at Shaftesbury Medical Centre
Child Health Surveillance (Baby Clinic) - Wednesday 3pm to 4.30pm
These clinics are for 6 week baby development checks inclusive of weighing.
Please note this clinic is for well children between 0-5 years. If your child is unwell please make an appointment during normal surgery hours.
Health Visitor is available for advice and baby weighing at the local Hillview Childrens Centre. Due to changes of Children Services in Harrow the Health Visitor is no longer available at the GP surgery.
Family Planning/Contraception – by appointment
We offer a comprehensive service including oral contraception, contraceptive injections, contraceptive patches, coil fitting and emergency contraceptive advice. Coil fittings are performed by Dr Musa at the surgery.
By appointment with Community Midwife. Midwife attends the Hillview Childrens Centre.
Antenatal and Postnatal Checks - by appointment with GP.
Cervical Smear Tests - By appointment with the Practice Nurse or Dr Musa.
Menopausal Clinic - By appointment with Dr Musa
Diabetic Nurse Specialist Clinic - for Insulin Dependent Patients on Thursday Morning (monthly) by appointment with the Specialist Nurse. You need to be referred by the GP.
Asthma Clinic - by appointment with Practice Nurse.
Heart Disease & Blood Pressure Clinic – by appointment with Practice Nurse.
Travel Advice and Immunisation - by appointment with Practice Nurse.
Weight Management – By appointment with Dietician on Thursday afternoons (monthly). Need to be referred by your GP.
Well person health checks – by appointment with Practice Nurse.
Sexual Health Screening - for men and women of any age.
Smoking Cessation - by appointment with GP.
Blood Tests – on site by appointment via GP referral when indicated.
Over 75s Health Check - Annual via appointment or home visit if needed.
Flu Immunisations - offered to all at risk groups annually